Simple preschool games boost math scores | Charles Bleiker | TEDxFIU

Translator: Mirjana Čutura Reviewer: Peter van de VenTonight, I’m going to talk about early childhood math.Normally, when I say that, I can clear a room in about two seconds.(Laughter)So, hopefully, you’ll still be around when I’m finished with my talk.I’m an early-childhood educator.That’s not something you hear coming out of the mouth of too many…

The skill of self confidence | Dr. Ivan Joseph | TEDxRyersonU

Translator: Jaime Ochoa Reviewer: Elisabeth BuffardIn my past life as a soccer coach,once you won a national championship,everyone wants to come play for you.Really not true.Once you paid them $ 25,000 a year in scholarships,everybody wants to come play for you.And parents would always come to me and they’d say:“Okay, my son or my daughter…

The skill of self confidence | Dr. Ivan Joseph | TEDxRyersonU

Translator: Jaime Ochoa Reviewer: Elisabeth BuffardIn my past life as a soccer coach,once you won a national championship,everyone wants to come play for you.Really not true.Once you paid them $ 25,000 a year in scholarships,everybody wants to come play for you.And parents would always come to me and they’d say:“Okay, my son or my daughter…

This is what happens when you reply to spam email | James Veitch

A few years ago,I got one of those spam emails.And it managed to get through my spam filter.I’m not quite sure how, but it turned up in my inbox,and it was from a guy called Solomon Odonkoh.(Laughter)I know.(Laughter)It went like this:it said, “Hello James Veitch,I have an interesting business proposal I want to share with…

I’m not your inspiration, thank you very much | Stella Young

I grew up in a very small country townin Victoria.I had a very normal, low-key kind of upbringing.I went to school, I hung out with my friends,I fought with my younger sisters.It was all very normal.And when I was 15, a member of my local communityapproached my parentsand wanted to nominate mefor a community achievement…

The dark side of the web — exploring darknets | Kyle Terry | TEDxSalem

Reviewer: Queenie LeeThe term “darknet” was coined in the 70s,and it was meant as a wayto describe networks isolated from ARPANET.ARPANET eventually became the commercial internetrun by the private telecoms we all use today.ARPANET was created by the US Department of Defense,and it was created to share dataabout their projects in research laboratories,with the universities.And…

Didier Sornette: How we can predict the next financial crisis

Translator: Joseph Geni Reviewer: Morton BastOnce upon a timewe lived in an economy of financial growth and prosperity.This was called the Great Moderation,the misguided belief by most economists,policymakers and central banksthat we have transformed into a new worldof never-ending growth and prosperity.This was seen by robust and steady GDP growth,by low and controlled inflation,by low…

Changing the world through swarm intelligence: Rick Falkvinge at TEDxOslo 2013

Translator: Claudia Sander Reviewer: Denise RQThank y’all!This is going to be a motivational speech.Because —imagine my motivation standing between this strong, healthy crowd…and lunch.(Laughter)So…I’m @Falkvinge on Twitter.Feel free to quote me if I say something memorable, stupid, funny, whatever.I love seeing my name on Twitter.So…Hi! I’m Rick.I’m a politician.I’m sorry.How many in here have heard…

Bitcoin — more than just money | Dug Campbell | TEDxUniversityofEdinburgh

Translator: Elisabeth Buffard Reviewer: Denise RQI want to speak to you today about Bobbecause I’m worried about Bob.Now, Bob is a very hardworking individual:indeed, he actually has had to travel to find his work,so he doesn’t live close to his wife and family.In fact, he lives in a different country and sends his money back.But…

Hard Lessons Learned From Tough People: Jake Adelstein at TEDxKyoto 2012

I like that sound that’s the sound of the end of zazen or the beginning as I was in when you’re supposed to meditate and give things your full attention I think that was the most valuable thing I ever learned as a reporter was to shut up and listen because I’m a very talkative…